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Muscatine, Iowa, newspaper columnist active in arts, civic, educational, and religious organizations.
Materials relate to the efforts of Voigts to obtain the release of her sister, Kathryn Koob, who was held hostage in Iran between 1979 and 1981.
Iowa farm activist who served as the first executive director of the North American Farm Alliance during the farm crisis of the 1980s.
Iowa native who wrote for the Cedar Rapids Gazette, LIFE magazine, and other periodicals.
Videotaped interview with Herbst about the history of television broadcasting in Iowa, 1998.
One folder shelved in SCVF.
Home economics professor raised on a farm in Lacey, Iowa.
Mason City, Iowa native and librarian who was the first African-American female student at University of Iowa elected to Phi Beta Kappa.
Artist who attended the State University of Iowa and in 1924 became the first person to receive a masters degree in Painting and Art History.
Des Moines educator whose materials include You Can't Go Back to Buxton and African Americans in Iowa: a Chronicle of Contributions, 1830-1992.
Papers include photographs of 1995 suffrage parade and Iowa ERA rallies.
Two folders, shelved in SCVF; one videocassette [V339] shelved in videocassette collection.
Author and Professor Emeritus of Russian at the University of Iowa, who emmigrated to the United States after surviving the siege of Leningrad in 1941.
Riceville, Iowa schoolteacher and anti-racism activist who pioneered diversity training with her famous "Blue Eyed, Brown Eyed" exercise
Shenandoah, Iowa teacher who became school superintendent for Page County, Iowa. She played a central role in the development of activities for rural youth and is referred to as the 'Mother of 4-H.'
Elected to the Iowa House of Representatives in 1982 and in 1986, she became the first woman Lieutenant Governor of Iowa.
Disability access and awareness advocate and 1996 Ms. Wheelchair Iowa winner.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
The members of Davenport LULAC Council 10 engaged in a wide range of social and political activities including annual fiestas, civil rights and fair housing.
Filmmaker whose documentary, From One Place to Another: Emma Goldman Clinic Stories, explores the history of the Emma Goldman Clinic.
Served for over twenty years in the Iowa judiciary and was the first woman to be appointed to the Iowa Supreme Court.